WEBB COUNTY, TX (The Laredo Morning-Times) A man arrested last month after several children were found living in deplorable conditions has now been accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl, who is pregnant with his child, according to court documents.
Edas Alonso Lopez-Castillo, 25, told authorities he had asked her parents for permission to be with her, states a criminal complaint.
Lopez-Castillo, of Honduras, was served with an arrest warrant July 7 charging him with sexual assault. He remains behind bars at the Webb County Jail.
The case unfolded June 10, when police responded to a child abandonment report in the 2200 block of Cedar Avenue. A naked 2-year-old girl had been found banging on the door of a home.
Officers forced the door open to check on the welfare of the parents. Inside, authorities said they found fecal matter, trash and dirty laundry. Officers then found three more children — ages 1, 4 and 7 — unsupervised in a small swimming pool in the back of the house, according to police.
All were in good health, according to court documents.
Police then located a locked room with the 15-year-old girl and...
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